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Happy Animals, Happy Life: Finding the Right Pet Food
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:48:31 -0600
Every animal should have access to top-quality foods, medicine, and supplies. Learn how the right pet food can make a big difference.
3 Amazing Pet Products That Make Pet Ownership Easy
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:28:20 -0500
Owning a pet is not an easy feat. To relieve you from the stress caused due to pet ownership we have enumerated certain products that will make your life easier.
Tips to Avoid Pet Health Hazards in Fall
Fri, 19 May 2017 07:58:06 -0500
Pets love the season of fall welcoming the colorful foliage and sweet aroma of plants. However, this season also brings with it the risk of health problems in dogs and cats. Find here what are the things that you need to avoid in order to ensure proper health of your furry pal.
Wood Flooring for Pet Owners
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:45:58 -0500
Pets, particularly dogs, are notorious for scratching up wood flooring. They can slip on wood flooring too, especially when they get older.
How to Spot Bad Pet Advice
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 06:56:22 -0500
There is a lot of misguided information floating around out there about your pet's health and well-being. Don't let bad advice bring your pet down!
Tips To Organize Living With Multiple Pets
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 07:34:11 -0500
To have a family of furry pals with lot of members, will definitely make you feel sense of completeness. However, at times it becomes tedious to handle them all and have some time for yourself. To make your living with your big furry family, here some useful tips to follow and have some 'ME' time.
Pet Cremation or Pet Burial? Which Is Best?
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:53:27 -0600
Once our four legged loved ones pass away which is the best and most respectful way to deal with their remains? Death is such a personal journey whether it is with your human family or your four legged one. We all wish for a respectful end to our journey on this planet and our dogs and cats should be no different.
How to Choose the Best Veterinarians in Your City
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 10:54:10 -0600
Choosing the best veterinarian for your pet can be tricky. Update yourself with all the knowledge that you need to pick the best in the business.
How to Take Care of Pets
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 09:11:46 -0600
In today's busy and self-centered world when no one has any time for anyone else, pets in our homes make for the best friends and companions we can ever hope to have! The joy and enthusiasm that my pet dog greets me with when I reach home at the end of a long and arduous workday immediately lifts my spirits and any tiredness I bring back with me vanishes into thin air. Pets are loyal, faithful, unconditional and spontaneous in their love and benefit us in several ways.
Love Begins With Pets and Insurance
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 08:47:04 -0500
Just like us human beings, the lifespan and health of your cat or dog differs with the breed. Whatever it maybe, it amounts to one thing- love. Your pet becomes an integral part of your life from the time you decide to adopt him or her. A careful investment in the present makes you a richer being in the future; especially when it comes to health of your adorable fur ball. If this isn't reason enough, here are a few reasons why you might want to save a few bucks for your four legged pal.
GPS Pet Tracker - The Perfect Way to Keep Beloved Pets Safe
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 13:59:47 -0600
Tired of losing your beloved pets? Most ones are clever enough to find their way home but sometimes they can stray away or become lost.
How Do You Express Gratitude to Your Animals?
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:20:54 -0600
Gratitude helps us learn to live together in peace and harmony. Do you ever take the time to tell your animals how much you appreciate them?
Events - Fun or Phobia - Tips to Help Your Pet Fight Against Noise Phobias
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:16:31 -0500
Many pets have noise phobia, of which most pet owners are unaware of. Look at the signs to find whether your furry pal is suffering from noise anxiety during festivals or celebrations. The tips here will help ease this phobia.
My Pet Is Limping - Why? Reasons To Evaluate Treatments
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 09:01:54 -0500
Limping is not a common problem in pets, but surely cause a lot of discomfort when it occurs. Evaluating the reasons and providing the right treatment can help furry pal with this problem and relieve them from pain.
Summer Scratching - Is It a Flea Allergy?
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 13:24:31 -0500
The reason your dog or cat is miserable this summer could be because of a flea allergy! They can be difficult to spot, but are easy to fix!
Whether to Euthanize Your Pet or Let Nature Take Its Course
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:59:57 -0600
Each and every day we adopt another pet to our family, knowing full well that we will out live them. Looking after our loyal and loving pets at the end of their lives is one of the biggest responsibilities we will ever have to endure. Whether to euthanize your pet or let nature take it's course is a decision we all have to face. Hopefully the guidelines below will help you.
Cat Vs Dog - Which Is Right for You?
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:13:06 -0500
Choosing between a cat and a dog isn't always a straightforward process. In short, cats are generally cheaper to own and easier to care for because of their independent nature, while dogs are more social creatures, but require a lot more money, attention and time.
3 Ways to Protect Pets From Harmful Parasites
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:36:05 -0600
Every pet owner wants his furry pal to be healthy and fit. But there are certain internal and external parasites that can jeopardise the health of your pet. Hence, in this write-up, we have provided certain ways through which it is possible to protect your pet from these harmful parasites.
10 Reasons Why You Should Adopt a Pet
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:42:46 -0500
Thinking of having a puppy that wags its tails and runs to you joyfully at your every beck and call? Or, thinking of having that cute little ball of fur called a kitten running about playfully in your house? Thinking about going to the nearby pet store to buy one? Stop your pet search then and there, and think, "Why should I spend my money on buying a pet when I have the option of adopting one?"
Pet Allergy - Diagnosis and Medications
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:57:52 -0500
Sometimes it's difficult to know whether your pet has an allergy or not. Read this Article to know more about pet allergies & how their diagnosis & medication is done.
Pet Grooming Needs - Why Grooming Is Essential for Pets?
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:10:33 -0500
Ignoring grooming essentials in pets lead to numerous health problems. Overgrown nails, long hair, matting, fleas, ticks and parasites are some of the results due to lack of grooming in furry pals. Check how these conditions affect the normal life of your pet.
Do You And Your Pet Communicate Well?
Wed, 16 May 2018 07:20:48 -0500
If you have a pet in your house, It is necessary to communicate with it too. Here's how you can do the same easily.
Alpaca And Dog Fencing - Wildlife Fence Reviewed
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:38:03 -0500
Alpaca Wildlife fencing is inexpensive to purchase and easy to install. I found that wildlife fence comes in four, five and six foot heights and is lightweight. A good choice for Alpaca fencing, fencing around a garden area, and would be very good pet fencing for dogs.
Lavishing Love On Your Pets
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 11:48:26 -0500
Man's companions from ancient times have been in step with him, through the travails of time gone by. Steadfast as the polestar, the love and loyalty of a dog is legendary. People disillusion, but not dogs. Cats have also walked beside man, and are cherished for other reasons. Their undemanding independent presence is enviable while their need of you enriches your life even more that this creature needs me?!
Animals Are Way Smarter Than We Think
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 09:10:06 -0600
Since childhood, I firmly believe that animals are way smarter than we think. And that we human beings, as a species, are just being too arrogant. Scientific evidence proves that our planet is not the epicenter of the solar system, but today it also shows that we are not the only center of intelligence.
6 Advantages To Choosing Mobile Vet Services
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 12:42:01 -0600
If you love your pet, chances are that you try your level best to make sure your pet is always happy. Aside from the happiness, the health of your pet is equally important. So, we suggest that you take your pet for annual checkups with a good pet. This is important for the long-term good health of your animal.
Things to Consider When RVing With Pets
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 11:02:37 -0600
Most private RV parks nowadays offer a pet run, as their latest campground amenity. This can come in the form of a fenced area or big, open space. The purpose of a pet run is to let your furry animal friends run without a leash (if it has a fence) and enjoy playtime with you and/or other pets in the area.
A Handy Checklist for Your Pet Sitter
Mon, 08 May 2017 08:47:14 -0500
The next time you go out for a holiday, make sure that you prepare a handy checklist for your pet sitter so that it is easy and enjoyable for your pets and pet sitter to manage everything in your absence. This write-up discusses about a checklist that you need to prepare before you embark on your holiday without your pet.
What Pet Vaccinations Are Needed?
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:04:55 -0500
Having your pet vaccinated is a way you can be proactive in keeping your pet healthy and protecting them fro any potential sickness they may be exposed to. If you are unsure about what type of shots are needed for your pet, then be sure to talk to your veterinarian.
How to Choose the Best Flea and Tick Prevention for Your Pets
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 09:13:51 -0500
Fleas and Ticks. We all hate them. If you have pets you know fleas and ticks are incredibly difficult to control. And they are hard to get rid of when you have them. Keeping fleas and ticks off of your pet protects your pets, and the people and places around them from annoying bites and skin irritation as well as many diseases. This article will help you choose the right flea and tick protection for your pet.
Walking With Buddy
Sat, 27 May 2017 12:57:01 -0500
Walking with Buddy is a true story about a neighborhood dog who would frequently walk with me as I did my morning walk around a mile-long asphalt loop. Of course, Buddy would expect to be "paid" for his companionship.
Parents, Children and Pets
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:31:51 -0500
Children are brilliant at playing their parents, especially when it comes to getting a pet. But all too often it's the parents who have to ensure that those pets are provided with ongoing care and attention once the initial interest has worn off. Here's one Dad's attempt to ensure that didn't happen.
The Unconditional Love Of An Animal
Sat, 03 Mar 2018 09:45:56 -0600
There is nothing on this planet like the unconditional love of an animal. The positive effects, animals have on most people are beyond words. They offer us moral support and a welcome soothing when life may get hard or uncomfortable. Always at our side, their affection transcends any boundaries.
4 Effective Ways of Animal Communication
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:22:05 -0600
Are you an animal lover? Do you communicate with your pet? If you have long time experience of keeping pets then you probably understand their language.
5 Simple Tips to Groom Your Pet and Save a Few Bills
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:09:15 -0500
Thinking to groom your pet to save some money, then go ahead with these few easy tips. You will not only groom your pet but also will leave him feeling fresh and relaxed with a pampered treat.
Can I Use a Cat Deworming Treatment On Dogs?
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:56:46 -0600
Tempted to give the cat deworming treatment to your dog? If yes; read this write-up first, and then decide whether it is the right thing to do.
Animals Deserve Respect As Much As People
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 09:20:26 -0600
In this beautiful world, animals deserve respect as much as people. They have as much right to live as us, human beings. It is our world, but it is their world too. So, this planet belongs to all creatures living on it. Yet, many are against this notion, since they believe that animals do not have feelings or a soul.
Keep Your Pets Ready for Disaster
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:20:22 -0500
We all hope that a disaster will never happen to us. Sadly, it seems like daily we are hearing about another family or community being struck with devastation and tragedy. It may be difficult to imagine what those poor victims are going through unless you have been there yourself. If not, it's really important to remember that it can happen to you and the best way to survive a disaster is to be prepared. When I say prepared I mean your whole family, pets included.
Injustice Against Wildlife: The Need For an Exhibition of Kindness To Pets and Other Fauna Species
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 07:23:56 -0600
The animal kingdom has always co-existed with humans for untold generations. The symbiotic relationship between man and the fauna species in the environment has been interdependent. However, the recent injustice against animals is on the high rise and as such must be addressed.
Words Can Help Heal - Sending a Pet Loss Card
Thu, 17 May 2018 13:48:08 -0500
Losing a pet hurts. Sending a pet loss card with a personal message to a grieving loved one can help your grieving loved one through the healing process.
Essential Tips for Maintaining the Health of Senior Pets
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:22:32 -0500
Regular visits to veterinary doctors can significantly improve the early diagnosis and treatment of issues which may impact your pet's health. Age-related diseases like cognitive dysfunction or dementia can have symptoms which are difficult to detect. A veterinary physician will undertake a thorough physical assessment of the dog to detect early signs of potentially serious illnesses.
4 Mystifying Facts About Ticks And Pets
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 08:34:56 -0600
Ticks make the lives of pets a living hell. But there are certain facts that pet owners are still not aware of till date. In this write-up, we have highlighted some facts about ticks and pets that will mystify you deeply.
Convert Your Clutter Into Compassion
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:37:42 -0600
Animal hoarding refers to housing a large number of animals as domestic pets without having the capacity to care for them properly. When you spot an injured or stray animal, it is only human to feel the need to offer shelter and care for them. But sometimes the sympathy can make you bite off more than you can chew. So if you are an animal hoarder or have a loved one who is an animal hoarder, then please continue reading to know more about how we can help you to help animals without harming them.
Factors to Consider in Buying Pet Accessories
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 11:02:10 -0600
It is fun to shop for pet accessories and even more exciting to take home to your little furry pets and feathered family members. Whenever you look for the best and functional toys for your pet, keep in mind that prices and brands are not necessarily that important when it comes to pet accessories - unlike with regard to electronics or other products. Rather than being concerned with the popularity of the brand, check out the designs and materials that are not harmful and dangerous.
How To Accomplish A Stress-Free Removal Of Pets In 2018?
Wed, 28 Feb 2018 09:42:33 -0600
Do you know how stressful it could be a house removal for your pet? Read this tips how you can make the move stress-free for your beloved pet.
Is Contaminated Food a Worrying Factor for You and Your Pet's Health?
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 09:53:42 -0500
Every pet owner wants to ensure the longevity of their pet's life. But contaminated food can make your furry pal sick. In this write-up, we have discussed about the different types of food contaminations and how it can be controlled.
Animal Communication Can Help Traumatized Animals
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:31:13 -0500
You can't tell just by looking at an animal, but PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) can affect animals as well as humans. Loss of one's human family and home due to floods, fires, earthquakes, and other natural situations are on the rise for animals, and while rescue organizations do the best they can to find homes for them, shipping animals all around the country can increase their fear, anxiety, depression, and trauma.
How to Set Up a Bunny Cage
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 10:41:01 -0500
Attention, all bunny lovers! If you have just gotten a pet rabbit, then you are well-aware that there are many factors that come to taking good care of your new, furry friend. Of course, there's the aspect of providing it good, nutritious food, clean water, toys, and of course, lots of love and attention; however, what many pet owners neglect to know is that finding the right cage, as well as correctly setting it up, is necessary for the safety and well-being of your button-nosed companion. That is why in this post, we will offer you a step-by-step guide on how to search for, as well as set up, the best bunny cage for your rabbit, with ease and precision.
Make Yourself Prepared For In Home Pet Euthanasia
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:48:33 -0600
Death is the bitter truth of life, whether they are human beings or animals, every living person on this universe has to die one day. Apart from this similarity between human beings and animals one more common factor between a man and an animal is their relation.
How To Trick Ticks For A Safe And Tick-Free Summer
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 08:23:18 -0600
Winter is blazingly hot keeping summer at the back end. But, tick problem in pets always come forth more boomingly during hotter months. Taking up tips around the world on keeping ticks under control, here is a small insight on how to control tick infestation.
How to Select a Reputable Pet Store
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:20:33 -0500
Choosing the right pet store to purchase an animal or to get supplies requires some research and on-site inspection. Here are four things to consider.
Emergency Vet: Offering Complete Care To Your Beloved Vet
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:35:49 -0600
Like humans, your pet may also require an urgent treatment in case of any unusual incident which hurts him physically. This is realized recently when I had to take my beloved puppy early morning to a veterinarian near my home. It was couple of months back when during weekend we went out with our pet for a long drive and as my dog has habit of keeping his face out of window to enjoy the cool breeze and watching commuters he got something inhaled in his eye.
4 Tips For Animal Communication
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 06:30:54 -0600
Can you communicate with your pet? Well, the answer depends on the love between you and your pet. We, humans, have the skill of interacting with animals, and that is the reason we are different from other creatures of the universe. As a matter of fact, the process of animal communication is part of the natural law. If you don't know how to communicate with animals, you may find the following tips helpful.
5 Smart Reasons for Purchasing Pet Supplies From an Online Store
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:31:06 -0500
Pet owners are always looking for cheap avenues to procure pet care supplies. One of the prime options available to them is the online medium. Let us now look at how online shopping is one of the best purchasing decisions by them.
Worming of Pets - When and How to Carry It Out
Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:24:06 -0600
To learn the Importance, need and the procedure to de-worm the pets, this article is knowledgeable for all the pet parents. It ensures correct treatments used at proper intervals.
Dog Flu Symptoms And Treatment
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:50:28 -0500
Indicators of canine flu follow along one of two paths, severe or mild, with the gentle kind being the most frequent. Symptoms are usually found within 2-3 days of disease.
Re-Homing Animals Happens
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 13:36:47 -0500
It can be frustrating and hurtful some days scrolling down Facebook and reading banners with odes to animals, poetry to animals like "I will always keep you forever, I'll never leave you at an animal shelter. My commitment to you will never die." There's another banner showing a picture of a dog driving the car, and his owner running behind the car and it says something to the effect.
Rapid Growth Rates Seen In World Pet Markets
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 06:57:08 -0500
Recently, I was speaking to some strategy consultants who are working with a client in the pet grooming and pet care industry, and here are some of the latest insights in this fast-growing and ever-booming industry that might catch you by surprise! Fact #1: World pet industry continues its accelerated climb Despite the global recession, worldwide sales of pet-related products and services continued to swell to $81 billion in 2010! According to market research firm Euromonitor, the exponential growth rate enjoyed by the global pet industry has been on track since 2000, and is set to...
5 Benefits of Raising Pets With Children
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 11:39:28 -0500
Having a pet can benefit your child in a number of ways. It sounds like much pressure, because you have to take care of both (your child and the pet) but the results are often fascinating. Pets not only provide a great company to your child but also at the same time they aid in several psychological and also physical development of your child. Having a pet at your home will definitely help your child to grow certain skills and understanding.
Things You Should Check When Buying Oral Flea Medications For Your Furry Friend
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:29:15 -0500
Flea infestations are very common in cats and dogs and when they are left untreated, they not only pose dangers to your furry pet but also for the entire household. Topical applications have for the longest time stood as the appropriate options of dealing with the infestations and preventing them as well. However, oral medications for fleas have gained popularity because of how effective they are in treating and preventing infestations.
Benefits of Pig Farming Equipments
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:56:21 -0600
Pigs are more sensitive animals as compared to sheep, goats, and other livestock, and they require better management. But, they have an advantage that they give a better return as their feed-to-meet ratio is higher than other livestock and they also have a high breeding rate.
Do You Intuitively Know What Your Animal Is Feeling?
Wed, 21 Feb 2018 07:03:59 -0600
Intuition Is Part of Animal Communication. Intuition often appears as a feeling or knowing or an awareness about something.
Animals in Distress: They Are Stilling Suffering
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:18:47 -0500
This article is about the cruelty to animals, and the distress they face from the brutality inflicted upon them. The article also provides links of animal abuse.
Airline Approved Pet Carriers Make Traveling a Breeze
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 06:51:36 -0600
Traveling is rarely a fun endeavor. There are so many small details to tend to and if you're taking the family pet along, it can become even more stressful. Many airlines have strict regulations in place when it comes to bringing a dog or cat on board and you want to be certain you are completely clear on those before you get to the airport.
All About The Right Dosage of Supplements For Your Pets
Tue, 02 May 2017 08:02:17 -0500
Science has advanced a lot when it comes to nutritional supplements for pets. But just providing expensive supplements is not enough. It is imperative to know the exact dosage, based on the diet, age and breed of the dog before providing them with pet supplements. Excess of anything is bad and the same applies to supplements that are given to dogs.
Preventing Fleas and Heartworms From Effecting Pets
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 09:26:43 -0500
Heartworms and fleas are two of the major problems faced by pets in our country. Hence, in this write-up, we have discussed about prevention of these two problems.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 15:11:45 -0500
Animals to communicate with humans use animal language. The animal language is a modified version of early human language itself only that animals lack complexity and are less expressive. Great ape language is a means to communicate among apes such as bonobos, orangutans, chimpanzees, and gorillas. Humans communicate with these animals using sign language, lexigrams, yerkish and physical tokens. Jacques Vauclair, Francine Patterson and David Premack are well-known researchers in great ape language.
Living With Pets: What Can It Do For You?
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 07:49:57 -0600
Man's love for animals is best exemplified by his passion for pets. Many persons have lived with pets, mostly domesticated types because of many reasons. One of which is due to health reasons.
How Long Do You Keep Ashes In A Pet Cremation Urn?
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 06:51:21 -0600
It is a challenging thought after losing a pet that has remained loyal for so many years to wonder if their ashes are safe in the pet cremation urn supplied. Breaking down the mystery this article talks honestly about the process.
Why Pets Are Attached To Their Owners
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 07:21:51 -0600
A friend once lost one of her pets and was so distraught she mourned it for weeks. Some people do not understand the attachment she had to the poor puppy. While majority of people cannot understand why a human being should love his or her pets more than even human beings, pet lovers, on the other hand, find it difficult to believe they are misunderstood.
Pet Loss Grief
Fri, 27 Oct 2017 08:25:19 -0500
Companion animals have now become an accepted part of our family and when a pet passes away we feel that as such. I lost my pet lizard just one year ago, and the pain I felt was so immense I didn't want to go on anymore. I felt the best thing I could do for myself and on behalf of my deceased pet was to write about pet grief loss and become a "Pet Loss Counsellor," in which I have only started studying at an online college. The bond I had with my pet lizard was very profound indeed.
Pet Food Market - Trends, Industry Competitiveness and Future Outlook
Sat, 01 Jul 2017 09:06:55 -0500
Pet food market generated a revenue of about USD 74.9 billion in 2016. North America accounted for the largest share, with over 35% of the global market share, in 2016. Further, Europe, with about 20% of the market share, is the second largest market, followed by Asia-Pacific. Study on Pet Food market analyses the current market trends, market size, dynamics, industry competitiveness and future scope.
Going Travelling With Your Pet, Carry Dog Strollers For Transportation
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:20:31 -0500
The furry bundle of warmth that keeps barking and prancing around a home can bring life to a lonely man's existence. Dog lovers become pet parents to their prized domesticated four legged friend, and their whole day and night revolves around their animal because a dog is a man's best buddy.
How to Remove Pet Hairs
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 09:55:16 -0500
Having pets is fun and enjoyable. However it is quite annoying when their hair stay on sofa, carpet and other furniture. Here are several suggestions how to remove the pet's hair from clothing and furniture.
Four Signs It's Time to Change Pet Food
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 18:45:29 -0500
If an animal seems sick or unhealthy, there might be a quick fix. Here some signs to look out for that indicate it might be time to change pet food.
3 Factors To Consider When Installing Wire Mesh For Your Pets
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:33:01 -0600
If you own a dog, leopard, lion or any other any animal or bird you have to enclose it to prevent it from wandering around aimlessly or being attacked by predators or attacking people or other animals. For you to install the right wire mesh for your pet you need to consider a number of factors: Height of the mesh wire This should be informed by the size of your pet and whether the pet has the ability to climb or jump. If you want to protect your pet from predators, you should consider whether the...
Natural Care for Animals of All Kinds
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 13:43:55 -0500
My husband and I have been married for 20 years and our desire from the time we got married was to have a sustainable farm that we could support ourselves. We are still hobby farmers, but we are growing a little more each year. At the moment we have a mixture of animals including horses, pigs, goats, ducks, chickens, donkeys and of course cats and dogs. This morning as I write this my 3 middle children are down at the barn checking on some new baby pigs that were born a couple of days ago. I love our little farm life.
Cleaning Your House With Pets
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 09:54:32 -0500
Cleaning your house with pets can be a struggle, but there are effective ways to control the odor and pet stains that naturally come when you are a pet owner. This daily struggle can be handled in many ways. Just a few are listed here.
How to Click a Perfect Photo of Your Pet
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:27:10 -0500
We all have seen the cute photos of lovely pets on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other media. We also want to post a cute photo of our pet and post it there. But whenever we snap the pet refuses to give the right kind of photo. However there are some secret reasons why the other pets are so camera friendly.
Having a Pigeon As a Pet Is Easier Than You May Think
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:06:54 -0600
The little cute pigeon that has a stout body that you can spot flying happens to be a sign of affection and love. Pigeons can be found in the entire world except the remote and cold islands. Pigeons have 310 species as part of their family. In North Africa, Asia and Europe, you can find a large assortment of pigeons and that includes dozens drawn from different species. Wild pigeons may be spotted in the coastal areas and feral pigeons (also called street pigeons) can be found in the areas of human habitats. It is also known as dove, pigeon, rock dove, blue rock, wild rock, rock and feral pigeon.
8 Tips to Cheer Up Depressed Pets
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:36:24 -0500
What if lately, you've been noticing your pet sleeps abnormally (more than usual), eats less, seems sad, and spends most of its time moping round the house. All these behaviors are totally opposite to his or her normal behavior. Without a doubt, you may start to worry!
Behind Every Animal's Eyes Is a Life
Sat, 12 May 2018 17:44:15 -0500
Like it or not, behind every animal's eyes is a life that matters. There is a living being with a mind, a beating heart, and feelings. They are all unique, want to live and feel pain just as you and I. Yet, most people do not see animals as individuals and do not even treat them with the respect they deserve.
Keeping Family Pets Safe From Wildlife
Fri, 08 Sep 2017 08:48:59 -0500
Raccoons, opossums, mice, bats, and birds can all be adorable and fun to watch, but some people just don't understand the potential dangers that these forms of wildlife can pose to their family and pets. An encounter with even a small and seemingly harmless wild animal that finds their way onto your property can result in serious consequences for you, your children and your dogs and cats.
Photography and Happy Paws
Fri, 29 Sep 2017 09:25:02 -0500
No one knows your pet better than you do; his habits, favorite things to do, the angle from which he looks the best and this is what you need to capture on lens. A happy pet will project this onto the pictures you click. Unlike you, your pet won't understand your want of clicking his picture; so, here are a few points to guide you.
Accessories That People Usually Buy for Their Pets
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:38:14 -0500
Some of the common dog accessories are collars, leashes, plus toys for chewing and fetching - like balls. For many owners, dog clothes are not too important, but you seldom see a dog with no collar and leash, or a house where a dog lives without a basket, a couple of pillows or some kind of dog bed - even if they sleep beside their owner. Other common accessories include fur combs that resemble a small rake for pet dogs that have long fur.
Bridging the Gap Between Veterinary Hospitals and Pet Owners
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:22:34 -0600
Many pet owners have found themselves in a situation where their dog or cat required veterinary hospital care. Later, when being discharged from the hospital, medications and nursing instructions are discussed and then the owner and their recovering pet are sent on their way.
Are You Making Any of These Bath-Time Mistakes As a Pet Owner?
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:18:03 -0600
Bathing your pet is not an easy ordeal. It takes lot of effort and hard-work to convenience your pet to take the bath. In this write-up, we have discussed some bath-time mistakes committed by pet owners.
Five Things You Should Know Before Getting a Pet
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:32:59 -0500
Owning a pet can be extremely rewarding, it is important to remember that pet ownership also comes with a huge responsibility. As a pet owner it is very important to thoroughly research the basics of pet care before acquiring any new pet so that you know you will be able to understand and meet different kinds of needs of the animal.
Animals Love Better Than Humans Do
Sat, 07 Apr 2018 10:01:42 -0500
Even after all years of evolution, one thing remains true: animals love better than humans do. We think ourselves at the top of the food chain. However, the animal kingdom still surpasses us in many ways. These wonderful creatures which many of us do not appreciate enough can teach us so much.
Seven Money-Saving Tips for Affordable Pet Care
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 08:59:00 -0500
Pet caring do require a lot of budgets but taking little small steps, pet parents can save a little on pet parenting. Here are a few money-saving tips that can help every pet owner to march on an affordable pet care marathon.
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:00:14 -0500
To me, a pet is a two-edged sword. On the one hand, a pet is a companion and a source of unrequited (one-sided) love. On the other hand, a pet is like your child, except that it will remain needy for all of its life. A life-altering (your life) commitment of your time is the responsibility that you owe to your pet.
Top Reasons Why You Should Buy A Pet Online
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:43:25 -0500
Discovering the choice of purchasing a pet online vs. in a pet store is more efficient. What pets offer in the home and child development are incredible
Go Hairless! Check Out These Five Awesome Allergy-Friendly Pet Store Finds
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:49:04 -0600
Dogs and cats make great companions, but for some people, furry friends just aren't an option. Luckily, a visit to a local pet store gives animal lovers with allergies alternative choices, including these five exciting, hairless finds.
Advantages of Farrowing Crates For Pigs
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 11:46:42 -0600
If you own a piggery farm, know that you need to find a way to produce a lot of piglets each year for profitability. However, this goal is not easy to achieve today because of high piglet mortality rate. There are a lot of factors that lead to piglet mortality. One of those factors is the absence of an important unit in the production center called a farrowing crate.
'How Will I Know When It's Time To Say Goodbye?' End of Life Decisions For Our Pets
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:33:57 -0500
One of the most common questions a veterinarian will hear is "How will I know when it's time to say goodbye?" This may be one of the most difficult questions you will ever have to ask your vet and it is certainly one of our most challenging ones to answer. There is no simple answer to this question, but rather a start to a conversation.
Important Things To Consider When Choosing A Pet Bed
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:08:54 -0500
We all want the best for our pets, and choosing the right pet bed might feel a little overwhelming. I have listed a few things to consider prior to your purchase.
Rabbit Litter Training
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:24:01 -0500
You have just gotten your pet rabbit-congratulations!-and have already taken it home to show it off to your family and friends. After setting up the cage and offering it some food and water, the next step is litter training. This is one of the most important and often challenging parts of raising a pet, but once it's mastered, the experience is all the more rewarding. Here, we provide you a step-by-step manual on how to litter train your rabbit; pretty soon, you'll be on your way to becoming the ultimate pet owner.
Reaching Out to Animals at Home While You Travel
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:23:56 -0500
You wish you could take him with you, But sometimes they have to stay behind. It's really hard to travel when your animal family can't come along.
Tips For Breeding Rabbits
Thu, 17 May 2018 13:42:43 -0500
The breeding stock should be selected when they reach 4 to 5 months of age. The breeder should be selected from the largest litter. In males, it is very essential to see the presence of two testicles in the scrotum as testicles descend down from the body cavity at 12 weeks of age.
Great Pets for Older Children
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:00:32 -0500
Thinking about saying yes to getting your tween or teen a pet? Older children can care for all kinds of pets with unique features and needs. Whichever pet they set their heart on, there are many important questions to consider before choosing one.